Advances in Grey Systems Research

  • Sifeng Liu
  • Jeffrey Yi-Lin Forrest

Part of the Understanding Complex Systems book series (UCS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Buffer Operator and Theoretical Basis of Grey Systems Theory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Zhigeng Fang, Hengwu Wei, Baohua Yang, Sifeng Liu, Ye Chen
      Pages 3-11
    3. Zaiwu Gong, Tianxiang Yao, Jie Cao, Lianshui Li
      Pages 13-21
    4. Hans Kuijper
      Pages 23-35
    5. Zhongmin Song, Xizu Yan
      Pages 37-46
    6. Shunxiang Wu, Junjie Yang, Wenchang Wei, Lihua Lin, Zhifeng Luo
      Pages 47-58
    7. Yingjie Yang
      Pages 73-85
  3. Grey Incidence Analysis and Application

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Rih-Chang Chao, Nagai Masatake, Tien-Yu Hsieh, Tian-Wei Sheu, Bor-Chen Kuo, Ya-Hsun Tsai et al.
      Pages 121-129
    3. Lizhi Cui, Sifeng Liu
      Pages 131-139
    4. Yonghong Hao, Lixia Zhang, Ting Wei, Xuemeng Wang
      Pages 153-164

About this book


This book contains contributions by some of the leading researchers in the area of grey systems theory and applications. All the papers included in this volume are selected from the contributions physically presented at the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Grey Systems and Intelligent Services, November 11 – 12, 2009, Nanjing, Jiangsu, People’s Republic of China. This event was jointly sponsored by IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society, Natural Science Foundation of China, and Grey Systems Society of China. Additionally, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics also invested heavily in this event with its direct and indirect financial and administrative supports.


COMPLEXITY SCIENCE Complex Systems Grey system buffer operator communication cybernetics grey cluster evaluation grey cybernetics grey decision-making grey forecast grey incidence analysis grey number system systems theory

Editors and affiliations

  • Sifeng Liu
    • 1
  • Jeffrey Yi-Lin Forrest
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Grey Systems StudiesNanjing University of Aeronautics and AstronauticsNanjingP.R. China
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsSlippery Rock UniversitySlippery RockUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-13937-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-13938-3
  • Series Print ISSN 1860-0832
  • Series Online ISSN 1860-0840
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